Also known as Armored Catfish, Black Marble Hoplo, Black-spotted Catfish, Bubblenest Catfish, Hoplo, Hoplo Armoured Catfish, Hoplo Catfish, Marbled Hoplo, Mottled Hoplo Catfish, Porthole Catfish.
Found in coastal rivers and river basins.
They feed on benthic invertebrates
Length - 12.4cm
Depth - ?m
Widespread South America
A freshwater fish often seen in the aquarium trade.
These fish are able to breathe air intestinally and takes air 1 to 45 times per hour ( Ref: https://www.fishbase.in/summary/46502